There are thousands of male survivors living in communities across Ontario. There is approximately one in six men who have experienced sexual abuse at some time in their lives. They come from every community, background and lifestyle. Men and boys who are victimized have needs that specially trained counsellors understand, and they can help. Don’t suffer in silence when help is only a phone call away. Services for male survivors of sexual abuse can help you to deal with the impact of unwanted sexual experiences, whether recent or from years ago. You will learn that you are not alone, you will meet people you can trust to help you understand your problems. You will get the help you need to deal with the impact of the abuse. You will learn how to improve relationships with friends and family.*
How to receive service from Family Service Toronto:
- Contact the FST Service Access Unit at 416-595-9618 for more information and to register
- Must be a male 16 years of age and over
Confidential counselling services are provided free of charge up to 8 sessions. Should there be a need for further service this will be discussed with your counsellor and a sliding scale fee assessed for fee paying programs. FST is committed to charging fair and equitable fees based on before tax income and family size.
* Excerpts from pamphlet for 24/7 Information and Referral Services, a toll free phone line for immediate crisis and referral services from anywhere in Ontario at 1-866-887-0015